AGC - San Diego Chapter, Inc.has been in existence since 1927. AGC is dedicated to improving the construction industry daily by educating the industry to employ the finest skills, promoting use of the latest technology, and advocating building the best quality projects for owners, both public and private. AGC provides its members with a multitude of products, services and features including:
Construction Fringe Benefits:
AGC/San Diego Chapter Fringe Funds are provided through three professionally administered trust funds. Trustees are AGC/SD members who have the responsibility to oversee the administration and management of the funds. The funds provide Health & Welfare, Dental, Vision, Insurance and Pension benefits that are customized to the San Diego construction industry. Benefits are provided for both hourly and administrative staff and comply with the California Prevailing Wage and Federal Davis Bacon requirements.
Merit Shop Apprenticeship Training for the Construction Industry:
AGC's Apprenticeship Program trains over 800 apprentices each year in the following crafts: Carpentry, Drywall, Lath & Plaster, Painting, Tile Setting, Cement Masonry, Laborers and Operating Engineers.
AGC Online Plan Room Service:
The AGC San Diego Online Plan Room service is a comprehensive and sophisticated internet plan room. It allows members to view ad download plans and specifications for hundreds of projects out for bid in San Diego, Imperial, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties, as well as selected projects in other Southern California counties. In addition, AGC's Online Plan Room allows members to view and purchase project plans and specifications at a minimal cost from numerous other plan rooms located in California and selected areas of Oregon, Washington, and Nevada.
AGC San Diego Chapter Plan Room
The AGC Plan Room is Southern California's largest and best equipped. The 1,500 square foot plan room facilitates the plans, specs, and addenda on the projects published in the AGC Online Plan Room. The AGC Plan Room is located at 4355 Ruffin Road, San Diego, CA 92123.
AGC staff has 25+ years experience providing labor relations assistance to union and non union contractors. Staff will assist in everything from grievances, to prevailing wage problems to picketing, dual gates, labor negotiation, etc.
Government & Industry Relations
The AGC's Government Relations committee sets AGC construction positions on a variety of key issues. The PAC committee interviews, endorses and raises critical funding, (over one million dollars in the last 3 years), to support these candidates that are pro construction and pro business.
AGC provides expert safety services and employs full time safety professionals that assist members with:
Construction Education & Training/Employee Development
Each year, AGC trains hundreds of our members and their employees in educational seminars. These classes are regularly scheduled to meet your needs and to continually improve the skills of your employees.
Meetings and Events
There is a large variety of AGC sponsored events that allow our members to come together to network, to strengthen and enhance relationships and enjoy common interests in relaxed settings. All of the events are very popular. These opportunities include:
As an AGC member, you will receive a number of publications that keep your firm informed. The publications include:
Every Monday, our Monday Morning Quarterback is emailed to all our members which is designed to give our members a quick, to the point, Monday morning briefing on the important issues facing San Diego's construction industry.
Other forms of Communications are:
Also bookmark our website www.agcsd.org. You will find many of your questions answered and our website is a great information tool for all your employees to utilize.
Members Goods & Services
Our motto is, "It's good business to do business with an AGC member", therefore, we add the goods and services of our members and list these on our website.
AGC San Diego's Vision and Mission Statement
AGC's vision is to promote a better industry for the professionals who build San Diego's future.